Career 911: Your Future Job in Medicine and Healthcare
About Career 911
Career 911 was created by Dr. Melissa Simon, a Professor and Surgeon Scientist at the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.
The path to choosing a career can be one of the most exciting and surprising moments in your life! Career 911: Your Future Career in Medicine and Healthcare will introduce you to health careers and help you build skills for your career journey, including: articulating your personal story, resume and cover letter writing, job search, interviewing, professional networking, and professional communications. Career 911 videos feature more than 50 different professors and guests who represent a wide range of health professions and who share their personal stories and career journeys.
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Keeping it Real:
Former Gang Member's Path to a Healthcare Career
How Do You Write a Good Resume?
Topic: Nuts and bolts of resume writing
Instructor: Tracy Thomas, MS, MA
50 people 1 question: What Does Health Mean To You?
Health is everywhere and health means different things to people. We asked over 50 people featured in the Career 911 MOOC one question: What does health mean to you?
Coursera Student: AM
“Informative, decisive and emotional lessons. I like the way they share many healthcare workers’ testimonies that inspire me to search for my career path in the future.”
Coursera Student Zahara M
”I just want to express my sincere gratitude to Dr. Simon and her team for this course. I hope one day, even if the chance of that day is one in a million, I would be able to see Dr. Simon and say to her “Thank you!”“
Coursera Student SH
”This course was very helpful ,every person who participate in this course specially (sic) the professor was amazing explaining every point and theme, I learn so much.“